Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said Friday a government program intended to spark lending to consumers and businesses is still necessary even with other emergency lending programs winding down as the economy recovers.
One major thing Simone Kelly-Brown, CEO of Own Your Power Communications (OYPC), said she’s learned from organizing retreats - first for friends and now for hundreds of guests - is that it’s best to start on a smaller scale.
More companies than ever are supplying data about their carbon footprint ahead of key meetings this week at the United Nations and the G20, a global group that tracks emissions from major corporations has announced.
Jerald Marshall was searching for jobs online when he came across an ad for a Google work-at-home business. The ad featured a "Chicago Tribune News" story about Mike Steadman, a college drop-out from North Carolina, who was earning buckets of money placing links on the Google Web site.
American households were $2 trillion richer on June 30 than they were three months earlier, the first time in two years that household net worth has increased, the Federal Reserve reported Thursday in its quarterly flow of funds report.
Citigroup Inc. could easily repay a $20 billion preferred investment by the government, but the bank must show it can raise new capital from private investors first, Chief Executive Vikram Pandit said Wednesday.